Hello Manning

Hello Manning

The Hello Manning free community festival will return in 2020 on Saturday 28 March.

Running throughout the day and into the evening, the free community event will feature live music and entertainment, unique art experiences, activations by local community groups and businesses, and a family outdoor movie night, family friendly games and activity zones including a teen chill out zone. A selection of food trucks will be accompanied by the Hello Manning long table luncheon tent. 

Hello Manning will be held at the Manning Community Centre and James Miller Oval, 2 Conochie Cres, Manning.

Event parking and parking restrictions will be in place during the event. Further information will be released soon. 

Hello Manning will feature the following activities and activation's: 


  • Free outdoor family movie night, starts 7pm (sunset)
  • Food trucks 
  • Free children's activities 
  • Licensed bar hosted by the Manning Rippers Football Club 
  • Laugh On Comedy Show
  • Roaming entertainment
  • Marketplace activations by local community groups and businesses including free fitness workshop, free workshops, craft and fashion stalls and lots more
  • Live entertainment on the Community Stage, Children Stage and Busker stage - featuring local musicians, educational shows, circus and much more
  • St John First Aid Awareness Marquee
  • Activation's in the Manning Community Centre.

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